Stores that engage in price modification are often accused of "price gouging." However, a sudden increase in prices actually produces numerous social goods.
As a consumer, one service that I believe needs improvement is customer service. I prefer to stay home and shop online versus going to a store.
Retail executives could benefit by examining what happened in higher education during the past 15-20 years. They could learn from education’s experiences.
Interview with Barbara Ellis Manager, Corporate and Strategic Relationships in Retail Management at American Public University For those unfamiliar with the retail industry you may not know about the available career opportunities. The options go beyond working behind a register. Retail doesn't have to be a stepping stone to another industry, instead it could lead to some great leadership positions in a fast growing field.